FAQs: Can Porcelain Veneers Help Me Achieve Instant Smile Rejuvenation?

Have you ever heard of porcelain veneers? As part of our approach to cosmetic dentistry, we offer procedures designed to improve the look and function of your smile. With porcelain veneers, our team can tackle a number of common esthetic issues. As your Albuquerque NM dentist explains, porcelain veneers provide complete smile transformation. Frequently Asked Questions About Porcelain Veneers Question: What are porcelain veneers? Answer: Veneers are very thin wafers of porcelain material that are placed onto the front of a tooth with a powerful bonding agent. The veneers are custom-made based on impressions your Albuquerque NM dentist takes of your teeth. Question: Do porcelain veneers look natural? Answer: Yes. The reason we use porcelain to craft veneers is...

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Quiz: Safeguarding Your Smile with a Dental Mouthpiece

What treatment would a dentist use to help you stop grinding your teeth or reduce your sleep apnea symptoms? Believe it or not, a simple dental mouthpiece can address multiple dental issues. Not every problem related to your teeth and gums requires invasive treatment. With a dental mouthpiece, your Albuquerque NM dentist, Dr. Mark Miller, can provide comfortable and minimally invasive treatment for a number of common dental issues. Albuquerque NM Dental Mouthpiece Quiz 1. True or False: A dental mouthpiece will be custom-made. 2. True or False: Using a dental mouthpiece, your Albuquerque NM dentist treats bruxism. 3. True or False: A dental mouthpiece provides treatment for sleep apnea. 4. True or False: A dental mouth guard helps protect teeth during sporting...

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What to Do When Breath Mints Aren’t Enough

What to Do When Breath Mints Aren’t Enough

Does it seem that no matter how many breath mints you crunch on throughout the day or how many packs of mint gum you go through in a week, your breath still smells stale and unpleasant, as if you had a chronic case of morning breath? Unfortunately, many people with halitosis (the clinical term for bad breath) rely on mints, gums, and mouthwash to freshen their breath without understanding that a serious oral or general health issue may be responsible. Find Out the Cause of Your Bad Breath Taking the appropriate steps to treat you bad breath depends on knowing what’s causing the problem. A few common causes of bad breath include: Food-related bad breath. Coffee breath, garlic breath, onion breath, milk breath. The foods you eat can seriously impact how your...

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